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Now THIS is a Big Crab
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FloridaBoy
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PostPosted: 2010.02.16(Tue)18:06    Post subject: Now THIS is a Big Crab Reply with quote

Somebody pass the butter.... Laughing Laughing



Meet Crabzilla
also called Macrocheira kaempferi -- caught by fishermen in the Pacific Ocean and now imported to Britain where it has gone on display at the National Sea Life Centre in Birmingham.
More here: http://www.dailymail.CO2.uk/news/article-1250168/Biggest-crab-seen-Britain.html#ixzz0fkNCMzhK
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Mike612
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PostPosted: 2010.02.16(Tue)18:08    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow and I thought sharks were scary to look at Cool Nice find Floridaboy.
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Caton
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PostPosted: 2010.02.16(Tue)19:13    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow! I saw a 5ft tall crab at the newport aquarium
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AnnaMarie
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PostPosted: 2010.06.20(Sun)5:35    Post subject: Amazing! Reply with quote

This photo is awesome! I cannot believe that a crab could get that large. Holy cow. It must have been found at the very bottom of the ocean. I wonder why it had never been eaten or preyed upon. I'm sending this photo to all my friends. Incredible!!
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